News

Talking stick considered as possible symbol in Central Kitsap

Used for centuries to denote each individual’s authority to speak and enabling all voices to be heard

 

Chili cook-off competition will heat up Sept. 23

Greater Hansville Community Center’s annual event

 

Kingston library hosts murder mystery night Sept. 21

KINGSTON — Get out your magnifying glass and plaid deerstalker hat: on…

 

Antoinette (Toni) Marie (Ruff) Mitchell | Passages

POULSBO — Antoinette (Toni) Marie (Ruff) Mitchell passed away on Sept. 14.…

Decision about Duggal’s medical license could come by month’s end

POULSBO — An order to restore or not restore Dr. Narinder Duggal’s…

Penalty decision could come in November in lawsuit against Port of Kingston

One of two lawsuits on the court docket

Flotilla protests Rich Passage fish pens

BAINBRIDGE ISLAND — Opponents to fish farming protested Sept. 16 in Rich…

Man allegedly threatens officers with knives

BREMERTON — Two Bremerton police officers confronted a 35-year-old man in the…

  • Sep 15th, 2017

News organizations sue Legislature, alleging failure to comply with Public Records Act

POULSBO — A coalition of news organizations led by The Associated Press,…

  • Sep 18th, 2017

Wild Fish Conservancy protest planned at Bainbridge Island fish farm

Pens are owned by same company that owns collapsed pens off Cypress Island

Broken: Fixing state’s foster care system is Caldier’s personal quest

PORT ORCHARD — Having yet to reach the tumultuous teenage years, Michelle…

James Lumber’s owner: ‘The time is right’

Mitch James talks about the reasons for closing, and what might happen next

Port Orchard’s fall cleanup starts Sept. 18

PORT ORCHARD — During the week of Sept. 18-22, Port Orchard residents…

Kitsap Shriners pay for medical care for qualifying children

Learn more about the types of care they offer and about eligibility at a free workshop Oct. 9.

CK High and Middle School ‘a vision that is becoming a reality’

SILVERDALE — Though work started earlier in the summer on the new…

Continuing Gavin’s work: Foundation raising money for K-9 units

BREMERTON — About a year ago, the Gavin Buchanan Memorial Foundation presented…

Impaired drivers, helpful residents, and hotel encounters | Police Calls

We started last week with some extra enforcement for impaired drivers. The…

Bremerton native serves aboard Navy warship in Japan

By ROBERT ZAHNMass Communication Specialist 1st Class, USN YOKOSUKA, Japan – A…

  • Sep 12th, 2017

One injured, one arrested in two rollover accidents Sept. 12

BREMERTON — Two rollover accidents occurred within hours of each other in…

Man changes plea in 1987 rape case, faces 144 months

PORT ORCHARD — A former Poulsbo man entered an Alford plea on…

Detective: ‘We believe we will make an arrest’ for Careaga murders

SILVERDALE — It’s been more than seven months since four members of…

Kitsap Humane Society takes in dogs from hurricane-affected shelters

SILVERDALE — More than 80 people in Texas and Florida died in…

Fire burns an acre in Illahee Preserve

Point of origin is near possible encampment

It’s all about birds this month at Sidney Gallery

PORT ORCHARD — The Sidney Arts Gallery and Museum is all about…

Three pets survive, but one dog dies, in Silverdale apartment fire

SILVERDALE – A cat, snake and dog survived, but one dog died…

  • Sep 12th, 2017

Benefit dinner for Kitsap Legal Services on Oct. 5

PORT ORCHARD — A benefit dinner for Kitsap Legal Services, hosted by…

Three injured in two-vehicle collision

Father, mother, 3-year-old treated for minor injuries

  • Sep 12th, 2017

Bremerton man dies in Highway 305 crash

POULSBO — A 30-year-old Bremerton man was killed in a two-vehicle crash…

  • Sep 9th, 2017

Bremerton man dies in Highway 305 crash

A 30-year-old Bremerton man was killed in a two-vehicle crash on Highway…

  • Sep 9th, 2017

Residents, officials to state: Don’t close community’s hospital

Concerns range from major emergencies, CHI’s finances

Emergency services training center is firefighting supersite

BREMERTON — To residents, it’s probably the best-kept secret in Kitsap County.…

Chief Seattle’s speech ‘reflects the spiritual relationship between people and land’

Suquamish elder gives stirring recitation at Poulsbo City Council meeting

An honoring of elders: City pays tribute to Jim Henry, Bob George

POULSBO — The Poulsbo City Council and Suquamish Tribe Chairman Leonard Forsman…

Ida’s fountain: Residents renew a tribute to an individual’s caring and compassion for others

POULSBO — A group of Poulsbo residents wants to restore a fountain…

Very used dock, low-mileage truck, among city surplus items up for bid

POULSBO — Looking for four black softball helmets? How about a crate…

Student says sex acts with teacher occurred on and near campus

Trial is scheduled to begin on Oct. 9 in Kitsap County Superior Court

Watchman pole brings history full circle at Point Julia

15-foot S’Klallam pole will be raised today at park overlooking Port Gamble Bay

Former North Kitsap High School teacher awaits trial for sexual misconduct with a minor

POULSBO — A North Kitsap School District employee is charged with sexual…

South Kitsap High School choir performs with Foreigner Sept. 9

PORT ORCHARD — For the last eight years, high school choirs across…

Phase 2 burn ban taking effect in Kitsap County

PORT ORCHARD — A Phase 2 burn ban has been implemented by…